CONNIE LENZEN, C.G.R.S.
10411 SW 41st Avenue
Portland, OR 97219-6984
Phone: 503-244-4357
Fax: 503-245-4723
E-mail: clenzen@dialoregon.net

Inventory of Oregon Genealogical Materials
in Connie Lenzen's Library

Statewide Materials.

Biographical

Census

Oregon Trail & Early Oregon Vital Records Native American French Canadian Oregon Catholics Military

 

Clackamas County, Oregon materials in Connie Lenzen's Library

ASSESSMENT & TAXATION:

Assessment Rolls 1850-1859. Oregon Provisional and Territorial Government Records Access Project. Roll 5.  Assessment rolls show tax year, taxpayer's name, personal property values, name of town in which real property is held, block and lot number of real property, taxes assessed, and assessor's name. The 1852 roll also shows poll tax, number and value of livestock, number and value of wagons, number and value of clocks and watches, and total valuation. Series is arranged chronologically by tax year.

BIOGRAPHY:

Fogdall, Alberta Brooks. Royal Family Of The Columbia; Dr. John Mc Loughlin And His Family. Fairfield, WA: Ye Galleon Press, 1978.

CEMETERIES:

Bumgarner, Herb, Oswego Pioneer Cemetery. 1991.

Geigle, Lucille & Nadiene Milln, Comp. Walking Through The Cemeteries; Clackamas County Cemetery Records, Volume I. Oregon City, OR: Clackamas County Family History Society, 1991. Contains: Blasser (aka Blosser, Erb, Miller), Canemah, Eiler, Geer, Gleason, Gribble, Howard, Lewthwaite, McLoughlin, Mark's, Milwaukie, Pendleton, Sanders, Schubel, Smyrna, Sprague, Straight, Ten O'Clock, Zimmerman, Zion Mennonite.

Geigle, Lucille & Nadiene Milln, comp. Walking Through The Cemeteries; Clackamas County Cemetery Records, Volume II. Oregon City, OR: Clackamas County Family History Society, 1993. Contains: Marylhurst Convent, Meridian, Oswego Pioneer, Perrin Cemetery, Pleasant View, Robert Bird, Sacred Heart, Stafford German Baptist, Winona.

Geigle, Lucille, comp. Walking Through The Cemeteries; Clackamas County Cemetery Records, Volume III. Oregon City, OR: Clackamas County Family History Society, 1994. Contains: Butteville, Champoeg, Fields, Hubbard, Keil, Leisman Family, St. Paul.

Geigle, Lucille, comp. Walking Through The Cemeteries; Clackamas County Cemetery Records, Volume IV. Oregon City, OR: Clackamas County Family History Society, 1995. Contains: Beavercreek, Clarkes, Damascus, Hazelwood, Highland, Moehnke, Redland, Viola, Wilson.

Geigle, Lucille, comp. Walking Through The Cemeteries; Clackamas County Cemetery Records, Volume V. Oregon City, OR: Clackamas County Family History Society, 1996. Contains: Arthur/Lower Logan/Pleasant view, Graham/Carus, Clackamas, Dierdorf/Christilla, Hoss/Molalla Pioneer/Christian Church/Dart/IOOF Molalla Memorial, Hughes Graves, Indian Graves, Single Graves, St. John/Lutheran German/Sunnyside.

McDonald, Christa. God's Peaceful Two Acres, Milwaukie Pioneer Cemetery. Milwaukie Historical Society.

Osborn-Ryan, Sharon. Mountain View cemetery. Oregon City: Clackamas County Family History Society, 1999.

CENSUS:

1854-1857. Oregon Provisional and Territorial Government Records Access Project. Roll 5. Census rolls show resident's name number of legal voters, adult males and females, males aged 10 to 21, females aged 10 to 18, number of males and females under age 10; totals; census date; and census-taker's certification. The 1854 census shows totals only. Series is arranged chronologically by census year.

1910 Clackamas County Soundex, Vol. 1, A-L. Oregon City, OR: Clackamas County Family History Society, 1993.

1910 Clackamas County Soundex, Vol. 1, M-Z. Oregon City, OR: Clackamas County Family History Society, 1993.

Mabee, Eloise C. 1849 Census Of Clackamas County. Oregon City, OR: Mt. Hood Genealogical Forum, 1974.

Mabee, Eloise C. Early Census of Clackamas County Oregon Territory and Territorial Road Petition. (Contains 1845, 1849, 1856, and 1857 censuses.)

Wojcik, Donna M. 1860 Clackamas County Census. Oregon City, OR: Mt. Hood Genealogical Forum, 1974.

Youngberg, Elsie. 1870 Clackamas County Census. Lebanon, OR: End of Trail Researchers, 1970.

CHURCH RECORDS:

Munnick, Harriet D. Catholic Church Records Of The Pacific Northwest: Oregon City Register (1842-1890). Portland, OR: Binford & Mort, 1984.

CITY & COUNTY DIRECTORIES

1890 Portland Directory Showing Oregon City. R. L. Polk.

1897 Portland Directory Showing Oregon City. R. L. Polk.

CITY & COUNTY HISTORIES

Barlow Road Bicentennial Edition 1974-1975. Portland, OR; J. Y. Hollingsworth Co., 1976.

Corning, Howard McKinley. Willamette Landings. Portland, OR: Binfords & Mort, 1947.

Dimon, Elizabeth. Twas Many Years Since; 100 Years In The Waverly Area, 1847-1947. Milwaukie, OR, 1981.

Gibson, James R. Farming the Frontier, the Agricultural Opening of the Oregon Country 1786-1846. Seattle, WA: University of Washington Press, 1985.

Goodall, Mary. Oregon's Iron Dream [Oswego, OR]. Portland, OR: Binford & Mort, 1958.

Hartman, Elizabeth & Marie Schwartz. Sandy Pioneers, Early Settlers And Barlow Road Days. Sandy, OR: The Sandy Centennial & Barlow Road Days, 1973.

Humphrey, Tom. Milwaukie, Oregon As We Remember It. First State Bank of Milwaukie, 1960.

Lynch, Vera Martin. Free Land For Free Men, A Story Of Clackamas County. Portland, OR: Artline Printing Inc., 1973.

McCormick, Gail J. Our Proud Past. Mulino, OR: Gail J. McCormick Publishing Co., 1992.

McDonald, Christa. History Of Clackamas County: Land & People. Oregon City, OR: Clackamas County Community College, 1972.

Meyers, E. L. (Roy). Foster-Pettygrove Store Lists, Barlow Toll Road 1846-1919; The Story of Two Men from Fort Deposit: They Called it Jack-Knife: History of Eagle Creek Community and School District Number 17. Portland, OR: Genealogical Forum of Oregon, 1991.

Welch, William D. A Brief History of Oregon City and West Linn Oregon. Crown Zellerbach Corporation, 1947.

COURT RECORDS:

1844-1849 Probate Court Journal. Oregon Provisional and Territorial Government Records Access Project. Roll 2 and 3. Actions include appointing estate administrators; approving bonds, estate accountings, and appraisals; revoking appointments; issuing notices, bonds, and letters of administration; and the admittance of wills. Series also includes an internal alphabetical index by estate name. Series is arranged chronologically by date of entry.

1845-1848 Circuit Court Docket. Oregon Provisional and Territorial Government Records Access Project. Roll 4.  Docket entries show court term; attorneys', plaintiffs, and defendants names; cause of action; description of action; and date of action. Actions include trespass, liquor law violations, divorce, murder, gambling, and justice court appeals. Series is arranged chronologically by date of case entry.

1846-1859 U.S. District Court Fee Ledger. Oregon Provisional and Territorial Government Records Access Project. Roll 5. Ledger entries show plaintiffs and defendant's names, court term, cause of action, and an itemized listing of case fees. Series is arranged chronologically by date of case entry.

1849-1856 U.S. District Court Journal Index. Oregon Provisional and Territorial Government Records Access Project. Roll 5. Index entries show case name and journal page number(s). Series is arranged alphabetically byplaintiffs name.

1846-1859 U. S. District Court Case Records. Oregon Provisional and Territorial Government Records Access Project. Roll 4. Records include executions, attachments, summons, briefs, judgments, fee bills, pleas, motions, subpoenas, petitions, transcripts, complaints, answers, correspondence, jury lists, verdicts, depositions, account statements, affidavits, bills of exceptions, warrants, confessions, writs of habeas corpus, indictments, and exhibits. Series also includes the trials of United States v. Telakite, et al; United States v. Frank Escaloom; and Clackamas County v. Joseph Stanfield which related to the Whitman Massacre in 1847. Series is arranged alphabetically by plaintiffs name.

1849-1859 U.S. District Court Case Docket. Oregon Provisional and Territorial Government Records Access Project. Roll 5. Docket entries show court term. plaintiffs and defendant's names, cause of action, attorney's names, judgments, and case disposition. Series is arranged chronologically by date of first court entry.

1849-1859 U.S. District Court Journal. Oregon Provisional and Territorial Government Records Access Project. Roll 4. Journal entries show court term, location of court, jurors' names, case name, cause of action, and description of action. Actions include lien enforcement, habeas corpus, ceriatorari, mutiny, liquor law violations, Indian land sales, claims for debt, theft, arson, divorce, murder, assault, and rape. Series is arranged chronologically by session date.

1850-1859 County Commissioners' Court Journal. Oregon Provisional and Territorial Government Records Access Project. Roll 3. Entries show court term, court location, court officers' and judges' names, and a description of the court's actions. Actions include issuing licenses, locating the county seat, county building construction, paying county expenses, appointing justices of the peace, and reviewing road supervisor's reports. Series is arranged chronologically by date of journal entry.

Agreements, 1857-1858. Oregon Provisional and Territorial Government Records Access Project. Roll 5. Series documents contractual agreements recorded by the county clerk. Agreements show date of agreement, consideration, parties' signatures, and date recorded. Subjects of agreements include lumber milling, digging drainage ditches, and Rogue River Indian War claims.

Circuit Court Plaintiff Index No. 1 A-Z. Oregon State Archives microfilm14/138.

Circuit Court Dedendant Index No. 1 A-Z. Oregon State Archvies microfilm 14/138.

LAND RECORDS:

1850 Donation Land Claim Record. Oregon Provisional and Territorial Government Records Access Project. Roll 4.  Record entries show claimant's name, claim acreage, boundary description, date recorded, and recorder's signature. Series is arranged chronologically by date recorded.

1850-1859 Quit Claim Deed Record. Oregon Provisional and Territorial Government Records Access Project. Roll 3. Entries show grantor's and grantee's names, property description, consideration, terms of conveyance, date recorded. and recorder's signature. Series also includes an alphabetical index by grantors' name. The frontispiece to volume 1 is a plat of St. Johns. Series is arranged chronologically by date recorded.

1852-1859 Stock Mark and Brand Record. Oregon Provisional and Territorial Government Records Access Project. Roll 3. Record entries show mark or brand owner's name, mark or brand description, date recorded, and recorder's signature. Series includes an alphabetical index by owner's name. Series is arranged chronologically by date recorded.

1855-1859 Mortgage Record. Oregon Provisional and Territorial Government Records Access Project. Roll 4. Record entries show mortgager's and mortgagee's names, description of property, consideration, terms of mortgage, witnesses' names, certification, date recorded, and recorder's signature. Includes an alphabetical index by name of mortgagee. Series is arranged chronologically by date recorded.

1855-1859 Deed Record. Oregon Provisional and Territorial Government Records Access Project. Roll 2. Entries show grantor's name, grantee's name, consideration, description of property, terms of deed, grantor's signature, witnesses' signatures, certification, date recorded, and recorder's signature. Series is arranged chronologically by date recorded.

MILITARY RECORDS:

Meade Post No. 2, Department Of Oregon, Clackamas County, Oregon, G.A.R. Oregon City, OR: Clackamas County Family History Society, 1991.

NATURALIZATION:

1853-1855 Declarations of Intentions. Oregon Provisional and Territorial Government Records Access Project. Roll 5. Declarations show declarant's name, former nationality, renunciation of allegiance to foreign rulers or nations, declarant's signature, date of declaration, and court clerks certification. Series also includes supporting affidavits. Series is not arranged.

Davis, Harriet. Naturalization Records, 1887-1906. Salem, OR: Willamette Valley Genealogical Society, 1982.

PROBATE RECORDS:

Brown, Lloyd & Wythle. Index, Clackamas County Probate Records; 1845-1910. Oregon City, OR: Mt. Hood Genealogical Forum, 1974.

VITAL RECORDS:

1853-1859 Marriage Record. Oregon Provisional and Territorial Government Records Access Project. Roll 2.

Index To Clackamas County Birth Records, Vol. I, 1907-1910. Oregon City, OR: Mt. Hood Genealogical Forum, 1973.

Index To Clackamas County Birth Records, Vol. II, 1911-1912. Oregon City, OR: Mt. Hood Genealogical Forum, 1973.

Index To Clackamas County Birth Records, Vol. III, 1913-1915. Oregon City, OR: Mt. Hood Genealogical Forum, 1973.

Index To Clackamas County Death Records, Vol. I, 1907-1912. Oregon City, OR: Mt. Hood Genealogical Forum, 1973.

Index To Clackamas County Death Records, Vol. II, 1913-1915. Oregon City, OR: Mt. Hood Genealogical Forum, 1973.

Index To Clackamas County Marriage Records, 184?-1912. Oregon City, OR: Mt. Hood Genealogical Forum, 1973.

Index To Clackamas County Marriage Returns, 13 Aug. 1912 – 6 July 1915. Oregon City, OR: Clackamas County Family History Society.

Index To Clackamas County Marriage Returns, 1917-1929. Oregon City, OR: Clackamas County Family History Society, 1991.

Index To Clackamas County Marriage Returns, Aug. 1941-June 1948. Oregon City, OR: Clackamas County Family History Society, 1991.

Index To Clackamas County Marriage Returns, Oct. 1948 – Ma 1953. Oregon City, OR: Clackamas County Family History Society, 1998.

Oregon City Hospital Delivery Room Records, 1918-1949. Oregon City, OR; Clackamas County Family History Society.

Oregon City Hospital Delivery Room Records, Jan. 20, 1931 – Feb. 16, 1947. Oregon City, OR; Clackamas County Family History Society, 1997.

Oregon City Hospital Delivery Room Records, Apr 3, 1951 – July 18, 1955. Oregon City, OR; Clackamas County Family History Society, 2000.